Xu Zhang is a visiting consultant at Photonics Laboratory at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), and he obtained Ph.D. of Engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (Joint-cultivation PhD program, Ioffe Physical Technical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences for 2 years), China.
His research interests include the optoelectronic semiconductor materials and devices.

Education Profile

2017 ~  2018, Visiting Scholar, Department Electronic Materials Engineering, The Australian National University, Australia
2015 ~  2016, Postdoc Researcher, graduate Institute of Photonics and Optoelectronics, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
2014 ~  2015, Visiting Scholar, School of Electrical, Computer, Telecommunication Engineering, Wollongong University of Australia
2009 ~ 2011, Joint-cultivation PhD program, Ioffe Physical Technical Institute of Russian Academy of Science
2008 ~ 2012,  Ph.D. of engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China

Areas of Expertise and Research Interests

1. Nanostructured Materials Synthesis and Nano-Optoelectronic Devices.
2. The growth mechanism of nanowires and nucleation theory of quantum dots.